Shares of Akamai Technologies Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203072268/composite AKAM +0.86% inched 0.69% higher to $99.56 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around mixed trading session for the stock market, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA +1.05% rising 0.15% to 31,928.62 and the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX +1.06% falling 0.81% to 3,941.48. This was the stock's second consecutive day of gains. Akamai Technologies Inc. closed $23.69 below its 52-week high ($123.25), which the company achieved on April 21st.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Alphabet Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/202490156/composite GOOGL -0.21% fell 4.95% to $2,119.40, Amazon.com Inc. /zigman2/quotes/210331248/composite AMZN +3.15% fell 3.21% to $2,082.00, and Microsoft Corp. /zigman2/quotes/207732364/composite MSFT +1.07% fell 0.40% to $259.62. Trading volume (1.6 M) remained 251,080 below its 50-day average volume of 1.8 M.